The wheels are turning towards love in Vosloorus

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The wheels are turning towards love in Vosloorus

The Bicycle Stokvel keeps a lot of legs spinning, creating a movement of positive, healthy people

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The grey of the N3 highway peels away to colour almost as soon as you enter Moagi Road into a vibey part of Boksburg known as Vosloorus.

A drive through the township reveals colourful walls, sounds of amapiano and gqom music, and the smell of kotas. And bicycles, so many bicycles – ridden by the tiniest tots to the eldest of men and women – plus a bike repair shop on every other street corner.

But it wasn’t always like this. In December 2015, the walls were still grey, and cycling was seen as a hobby for children.  ..

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